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Robin Brooks - Lewis and Tolkien - The Lost Road

Whether you like or loathe elves and talking lions, J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis each created compelling fictional worlds whose influence has become global.

C S Lewis was an academic and broadcaster whose prolific publication of literary criticism, novels, Christian apologia and the Narnia books for children brought him an international reputation in his lifetime.

By the time of his death in 1973, J R R Tolkien's 'The Lord of The Rings' and 'The Hobbit', (along with other published stories and poems which drew upon the mythology of Middle Earth), had already made him a cult figure around the world.

Haydn Gwynne, Tom Goodman-Hill and Pip Torrens star in Robin Brooks' playful tribute to the long friendship between the two men, and the way it shaped their achievements.

Produced and directed by Jonquil Panting.

Release date:

45 minutes

Last on

Thu 14 Dec 2017 21:15


Role Contributor
Elf QueenHaydn Gwynne
JRR TolkienTom Goodman-Hill
CS LewisPip Torrens
WormCarolyn Pickles
BetjemanHarry Jardine
InformatorJohn Norton
MarcusArthur Hughes
Tiny Elf PrincessIsabel Brooks
WriterRobin Brooks
DirectorJonquil Panting
ProducerJonquil Panting

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